Rt. 140 Resurfacing in Ellington Beginning June 3rd

Posted on May 29, 2019 by admin


Dear Neighbors,

The Connecticut Department of Transportation recently shared an announcement regarding milling and resurfacing on Route 140 in Ellington that could impact your commute. Read the announcement below for details and information about lane closures:

Resurfacing Project along Route 140 in Ellington and Stafford

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 140 in Ellington and Stafford, beginning Monday, June 3, 2019.

The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 3.32 mile segment of Route 140 in Ellington and Stafford.  This project is scheduled to begin milling on Monday, June 3, 2019 to Monday, June 10, 2019.  The resurfacing segment of this project is anticipated to begin on Friday, June 14, 2019 to Wednesday, June 26, 2019.


Motorists can expect lane closures on Route 140 between .08 miles west of Buff Cap Road to Route 190 in Ellington and Stafford.  Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. The regular work schedule for this project is 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday)

Motorists should be aware that modifications or extensions to this schedule may become necessary due to weather delays or other unforeseen conditions.  Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.